Random Sketches from Kevin Sprouls Illustration

By way of light summer fare, I present various random sketches from projects over the years. When I was in art school, one of my professors (probably William “Woody” Woods) told us never to throw away preliminary sketches. Great advice, … Continue reading

Animal Art | A WSJ Bestiary

Animal art touches us in a special way. People are always drawn to the animal kingdom. I know I always have been, and, this blog’s animal posts are always avidly viewed! So, in honor of our “other”-cousins, I offer this … Continue reading

Spot Illustrations | Stipple Drawings of Birds

This week, I’m talking about our fine-feathered friends, and the imagery they inspire. I worked on a small series for the Canadian magazine, “TORO” a few years back. Here are some spot illustrations from that project… Bird portrait art can be interesting, … Continue reading

A Sundarbans Tiger Illustration

“The Sundarbans mangrove forest, one of the largest such forests in the world (140,000 ha), lies on the delta of the Ganges, Brahmaputra and Meghna rivers on the Bay of Bengal. It is adjacent to the border of India’s Sundarbans … Continue reading

Creating a Logo

A few weeks ago, a client approached me requesting a logo design for his company. One of the project parameters was that the art should be suitable for embroidering on hats, shirts, what-have-you. Black and white line drawings work very … Continue reading